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Dan Tetsell

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TELEVISION
Date: Current
Production (role):
KEEP IT TOGETHER
Project details:
1 x 30’ comedy pilot
Date: Current
Production (role):
REVENGE LTD (Writer / Co-Creator)
Project details:
Outline for an animated comedy series

Co-created with Danielle Ward and Daniel Chambers
Date: Current
Production (role):
MANNY KNOWS BEST
Project details:
30' comedy pilot
Production (role):
WE ARE MONGRELS (Storyliner / Writer)
Company:
BBC Comedy (Series 2)
Project details:
Storylining and 1 x 30' script
Production (role):
WE ARE MONGRELS (Sketch Contributor)
Company:
BBC Comedy (Series 1)
Production (role):
MIRANDA (Storyliner / Writer)
Company:
BBC Comedy
Project details:
Storylining and additional material
Production (role):
THE DUMB SHOW (Sketch Contributor)
Company:
BBC
Production (role):
AFTER YOU'VE GONE (Storyliner / Writer)
Company:
BBC 1 (Series 1 & 2)
Project details:
1 x 30' episode

Cast: Nicholas Lyndhurst and Celia Imrie
Production (role):
THE LATE EDITION (Co-Writer)
Company:
BBC 4 (Series 1 & 2)
Production (role):
THIS IS GENIUS (Co-Writer)
Company:
Tiger Aspect / BBC 4
Project details:
2 x 30' original comedy

Co-written with Danny Robins

Cast: Rebecca Front and Justin Edwards
Production (role):
YOUNG DRACULA (Co-Creator / Co-Writer)
Company:
BBC 1
Project details:
1 x 30' opening episode

Co-created with Danny Robins

RTS Award for Best Children's Drama 2006

BAFTA Nomination for Best Children's Drama 2008
Production (role):
THE WORLD ACCORDING TO BEX (Co-Writer)
Company:
BBC 1
Project details:
2 x 30' scripts and team writing with Danny Robins

Cast Jessica Stevenson
Production (role):
ARMANDO IANNUCCI'S "GASH" (Co-Contributor)
Company:
Talkback
Project details:
Co-Contributor with Danny Robins
Production (role):
THE STATE WE ARE IN (Co-Contributor)
Company:
BBC 3 (Series 1, 6 Episodes)
Project details:
Co-contributor with Danny Robins
Production (role):
BASIL BRUSH (Co-Writer)
Company:
Foundation / BBC 1 (Series 1 & 2)
Project details:
7 x 30' episodes

Co-written with Danny Robins
Production (role):
SERIOUSLY WEIRD (Co-Writer)
Company:
Granada / Cine Groupe Images
Project details:
4 x 30' episodes

Co-written with Danny Robins
Production (role):
WE ARE HISTORY (Co-Creator / Co-Writer)
Company:
BBC 2 (Series 1 & 2)
Project details:
12 x 10' episodes

Co-created and co-written with Danny Robins and Marcus Brigstocke

"Utterly absurd and quite brilliant" - The Guardian
Production (role):
THE WAY IT IS (Co-Contributor)
Company:
BBC 1 / Radio 4
Project details:
Co-contributor with Danny Robins to pilot and 7 radio series
RADIO
Date: Current
Production (role):
A TIME TRAVELLER'S GUIDE
Company:
BBC Radio Comedy
Project details:
1 x 30' pilot
Production (role):
NEWSJACK (Sketch Writer / Script Editor)
Company:
BBC Radio 7
Production (role):
SINS OF THE GRANDFATHERS
Company:
BBC Radio 4
Project details:
1 x 60'

Based on his one-man stage play
Production (role):
LIFE IN LONDON
Company:
BBC Radio 4
Project details:
6 x 30' adaptation

Starring Greg Wise and Mark Gatiss
Production (role):
RUDY'S RARE RECORDS (Co-Creator)
Company:
BBC Radio 4
Project details:
Co-creator with Lenny Henry and Danny Robins

"A warm, clever, funny new sitcom... it will be a hit." - The Sunday Times
Production (role):
THE MUSEUM OF EVERYTHING (Co-Creator / Co-Writer / Performer)
Company:
BBC Radio 4 (3 Series)
Project details:
Co-created, co-written and performed with Danny Robins and Marcus Brigstocke

Sony nomination, Best Radio Comedy 2005
Production (role):
PAPERBACK HELL (Co-Creator / Co-Writer)
Company:
BBC Radio 4 (3 Series)
Project details:
16 x 15' episodes

Co-created and co-written with Danny Robins

"A series of delightful short satires." - The Sunday Telegraph
Production (role):
HEY, HEY WE'RE THE MONKS (Co-Creator / Co-Writer)
Company:
BBC Radio 2
Project details:
1 x 30' broadcast pilot

Co-created and co-written with Danny Robins
Production (role):
ARMANDO IANUCCI'S CHARM OFFENSIVE (Co-Writer)
Company:
BBC Radio 4 / Pozzitive (Series 1 & 2)
Project details:
Co-written with Danny Robins
Production (role):
PARSONS & NAYLOR PULL OUT SECTIONS (Co-Writer)
Company:
BBC Radio 2 (Series 3 & 4)
Project details:
Co-written with Danny Robins
Production (role):
THE HUDSON & PEPPERDINE SHOW (Co-Contributor)
Company:
BBC Radio 4 (Series 2, 3 & 4)
Project details:
Co-Contributor with Danny Robins

Series 2 Sony Award Nominated
Production (role):
DEAD RINGERS (Co-Contributor)
Company:
BBC Radio 4 (Series 3 & 6)
Project details:
Co-contributor with Danny Robins

Golden Sony Award for Best Comedy
THEATRE
Production (role):
SINS OF THE GRANDFATHERS (Writer / Performer)
Company:
Edinburgh Festival
Project details:
One-man show

Best Comedy Writer Award at the Writer's Guild & The List magazine Edinburgh Fringe Awards 2005

"A gripping, unmissable event." - The Guardian
Production (role):
LIVE GHOST HUNT (Co-Writer / Performer)
Company:
Edinburgh Festival
Project details:
Written and performed with Danny Robins

"Superb character comedy" - The Guardian
Production (role):
THE MUSEUM OF EVERYTHING (Co-Writer / Performer)
Company:
Edinburgh Festival
Project details:
Written and performed with Danny Robins and Marcus Brigstocke

"Ridiculously enjoyable... gleefully silly" - The Scotsman

Credits

  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: Current
    Production (role): KEEP IT TOGETHER
    Company:
    Project details: 1 x 30’ comedy pilot
  • Date: Current
    Production (role): REVENGE LTD (Writer / Co-Creator)
    Company:
    Project details: Outline for an animated comedy series

    Co-created with Danielle Ward and Daniel Chambers
  • Date: Current
    Production (role): MANNY KNOWS BEST
    Company:
    Project details: 30' comedy pilot
  • Date:
    Production (role): WE ARE MONGRELS (Storyliner / Writer)
    Company: BBC Comedy (Series 2)
    Project details: Storylining and 1 x 30' script
  • Date:
    Production (role): WE ARE MONGRELS (Sketch Contributor)
    Company: BBC Comedy (Series 1)
    Project details:
  • Date:
    Production (role): MIRANDA (Storyliner / Writer)
    Company: BBC Comedy
    Project details: Storylining and additional material
  • Date:
    Production (role): THE DUMB SHOW (Sketch Contributor)
    Company: BBC
    Project details:
  • Date:
    Production (role): AFTER YOU'VE GONE (Storyliner / Writer)
    Company: BBC 1 (Series 1 & 2)
    Project details: 1 x 30' episode

    Cast: Nicholas Lyndhurst and Celia Imrie
  • Date:
    Production (role): THE LATE EDITION (Co-Writer)
    Company: BBC 4 (Series 1 & 2)
    Project details:
  • Date:
    Production (role): THIS IS GENIUS (Co-Writer)
    Company: Tiger Aspect / BBC 4
    Project details: 2 x 30' original comedy

    Co-written with Danny Robins

    Cast: Rebecca Front and Justin Edwards
  • Date:
    Production (role): YOUNG DRACULA (Co-Creator / Co-Writer)
    Company: BBC 1
    Project details: 1 x 30' opening episode

    Co-created with Danny Robins

    RTS Award for Best Children's Drama 2006

    BAFTA Nomination for Best Children's Drama 2008
  • Date:
    Production (role): THE WORLD ACCORDING TO BEX (Co-Writer)
    Company: BBC 1
    Project details: 2 x 30' scripts and team writing with Danny Robins

    Cast Jessica Stevenson
  • Date:
    Production (role): ARMANDO IANNUCCI'S "GASH" (Co-Contributor)
    Company: Talkback
    Project details: Co-Contributor with Danny Robins
  • Date:
    Production (role): THE STATE WE ARE IN (Co-Contributor)
    Company: BBC 3 (Series 1, 6 Episodes)
    Project details: Co-contributor with Danny Robins
  • Date:
    Production (role): BASIL BRUSH (Co-Writer)
    Company: Foundation / BBC 1 (Series 1 & 2)
    Project details: 7 x 30' episodes

    Co-written with Danny Robins
  • Date:
    Production (role): SERIOUSLY WEIRD (Co-Writer)
    Company: Granada / Cine Groupe Images
    Project details: 4 x 30' episodes

    Co-written with Danny Robins
  • Date:
    Production (role): WE ARE HISTORY (Co-Creator / Co-Writer)
    Company: BBC 2 (Series 1 & 2)
    Project details: 12 x 10' episodes

    Co-created and co-written with Danny Robins and Marcus Brigstocke

    "Utterly absurd and quite brilliant" - The Guardian
  • Date:
    Production (role): THE WAY IT IS (Co-Contributor)
    Company: BBC 1 / Radio 4
    Project details: Co-contributor with Danny Robins to pilot and 7 radio series
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: Current
    Production (role): A TIME TRAVELLER'S GUIDE
    Company: BBC Radio Comedy
    Project details: 1 x 30' pilot
  • Date:
    Production (role): NEWSJACK (Sketch Writer / Script Editor)
    Company: BBC Radio 7
    Project details:
  • Date:
    Production (role): SINS OF THE GRANDFATHERS
    Company: BBC Radio 4
    Project details: 1 x 60'

    Based on his one-man stage play
  • Date:
    Production (role): LIFE IN LONDON
    Company: BBC Radio 4
    Project details: 6 x 30' adaptation

    Starring Greg Wise and Mark Gatiss
  • Date:
    Production (role): RUDY'S RARE RECORDS (Co-Creator)
    Company: BBC Radio 4
    Project details: Co-creator with Lenny Henry and Danny Robins

    "A warm, clever, funny new sitcom... it will be a hit." - The Sunday Times
  • Date:
    Production (role): THE MUSEUM OF EVERYTHING (Co-Creator / Co-Writer / Performer)
    Company: BBC Radio 4 (3 Series)
    Project details: Co-created, co-written and performed with Danny Robins and Marcus Brigstocke

    Sony nomination, Best Radio Comedy 2005
  • Date:
    Production (role): PAPERBACK HELL (Co-Creator / Co-Writer)
    Company: BBC Radio 4 (3 Series)
    Project details: 16 x 15' episodes

    Co-created and co-written with Danny Robins

    "A series of delightful short satires." - The Sunday Telegraph
  • Date:
    Production (role): HEY, HEY WE'RE THE MONKS (Co-Creator / Co-Writer)
    Company: BBC Radio 2
    Project details: 1 x 30' broadcast pilot

    Co-created and co-written with Danny Robins
  • Date:
    Production (role): ARMANDO IANUCCI'S CHARM OFFENSIVE (Co-Writer)
    Company: BBC Radio 4 / Pozzitive (Series 1 & 2)
    Project details: Co-written with Danny Robins
  • Date:
    Production (role): PARSONS & NAYLOR PULL OUT SECTIONS (Co-Writer)
    Company: BBC Radio 2 (Series 3 & 4)
    Project details: Co-written with Danny Robins
  • Date:
    Production (role): THE HUDSON & PEPPERDINE SHOW (Co-Contributor)
    Company: BBC Radio 4 (Series 2, 3 & 4)
    Project details: Co-Contributor with Danny Robins

    Series 2 Sony Award Nominated
  • Date:
    Production (role): DEAD RINGERS (Co-Contributor)
    Company: BBC Radio 4 (Series 3 & 6)
    Project details: Co-contributor with Danny Robins

    Golden Sony Award for Best Comedy
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): SINS OF THE GRANDFATHERS (Writer / Performer)
    Company: Edinburgh Festival
    Project details: One-man show

    Best Comedy Writer Award at the Writer's Guild & The List magazine Edinburgh Fringe Awards 2005

    "A gripping, unmissable event." - The Guardian
  • Production (role): LIVE GHOST HUNT (Co-Writer / Performer)
    Company: Edinburgh Festival
    Project details: Written and performed with Danny Robins

    "Superb character comedy" - The Guardian
  • Production (role): THE MUSEUM OF EVERYTHING (Co-Writer / Performer)
    Company: Edinburgh Festival
    Project details: Written and performed with Danny Robins and Marcus Brigstocke

    "Ridiculously enjoyable... gleefully silly" - The Scotsman
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